Former NIU men's hoops coach takes position at Indiana

Published: Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 5:46 p.m.CDT

Former Northern Illinois men's basketball coach Rob Judson was named the director of men's basketball operations at Indiana on Saturday.

Judson, 56, was 74-101 in six seasons as the head coach with the Huskies. His best season came in the 2005 to 2006 season when the Huskies went 17-11 and won the Mid-American Conference West Division by finishing 12-6 in MAC games. Judson was previously an assistant coach with the Huskies from 1989 to 1991.

"It is exciting to have the opportunity to be a part of the Indiana University men's basketball program," Judson said in a news release. "I'm honored and humbled to be working with Coach [Tom] Crean and his outstanding staff and am excited to begin right away."

Judson's last stop coaching job was a an Illinois State assistant for the past six seasons.

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